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James Edward

Visionary Leader in the Arts Empowering Communities

James Becton is a visionary leader dedicated to empowering communities through the arts. With a deep passion for fostering inclusivity and cultural consciousness, James has been instrumental in redefining the cultural landscape and promoting diversity in the performing arts. As the founder of The Becton, he has brought together a vibrant community of artists, audiences, and supporters, creating transformative experiences that challenge perceptions and spark positive change. With his unwavering commitment to representation, social impact, and artistic excellence, James continues to inspire and lead with an indomitable spirit.

Values & Philosophy

Step into the Becton, where the stage becomes a canvas for cultural exploration, artistic excellence, and social transformation. Our brand mission is rooted in the belief that the performing arts have the power to transcend boundaries, unite communities, and spark profound change. With every captivating performance, we aim to redefine the cultural landscape, challenging norms and celebrating the rich diversity of our world.

At The Becton, our vision is to create a space where underrepresented voices take center stage, where stories of resilience, empowerment, and social justice find their voice. We believe in the magic of the spotlight, where the lights illuminate not only the performers but also the hearts and minds of our audiences. Through the power of theater, dance, music, and more, we strive to inspire, provoke, and uplift, leaving an indelible imprint on the soul of every individual who encounters our productions.

Guided by wisdom that echoes through the annals of Broadway, we understand that the arts have the ability to illuminate the human experience, fostering empathy, connection, and growth. We honor the legacy of the stage while embracing innovation and creativity, pushing the boundaries of artistic expression. With each breathtaking performance, we invite our audience to embark on a transformative journey, where imagination knows no limits and the power of storytelling takes flight.

Join us at The Becton as we weave the tapestry of human emotion, provoke thought, and celebrate the unbreakable spirit of the performing arts. Together, we will create a world where art is a catalyst for change, where every voice is heard, and where the transformative power of Broadway ignites hearts and minds. Together, let us build a legacy of inspiration, wisdom, and extraordinary performances that resonate for generations to come.

Executive Board of Directors

At The Becton, our Board of Directors plays a vital role in guiding our organization towards achieving our mission and ensuring long-term success. Composed of accomplished professionals and industry experts, our board members bring a wealth of knowledge and diverse perspectives to the table.

  • Strategic Guidance and Oversight
    The primary responsibility of our board is to provide strategic guidance and oversight. They actively participate in shaping the direction of our organization, setting goals, and defining objectives that align with our vision. By leveraging their extensive experience and expertise, our board ensures that our initiatives are in line with our mission and contribute to the advancement of our goals.
  • Decision-Making and Financial Oversight
    The board of directors is responsible for making important decisions that impact the overall direction of The Becton. They oversee budget approval, monitor our financial performance, and ensure sound fiscal management. By diligently reviewing financial reports and making informed decisions, our board guarantees the effective allocation of resources to support our programs and initiatives.
  • Leadership Evaluation and Governance
    Our board plays a crucial role in the evaluation and selection of our executive team, including the CEO. They assess performance, provide guidance, and ensure that our leadership team remains capable of driving our organization forward. Furthermore, the board acts as a fiduciary, upholding the highest ethical standards and ensuring compliance with all relevant laws and regulations. They prioritize transparency and accountability in our operations, acting in the best interest of The Becton and its stakeholders.

As stewards of The Becton’s mission, our board of directors actively contributes to our organization’s growth, sustainability, and impact. Their dedication and commitment enable us to continue serving our community, promoting diversity and inclusivity, and advancing the arts.